Social Worker Resource Articles

These Social Work articles will give you the news and information you need to stay up to date in the ever changing Social Work industry.

May 3, 2012 – 1,540 views
Vicki DuBose LGSW - VOAD
I was prompted to write the article due to the information relayed in Psychology Today. Here is the direct link: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/dsm5-in-distress/201204/why-social-workers-should-oppose-dsm-5 Full Story 
April 20, 2012 – 1,187 views
Patients who suffer from a wide array of mental disorders are required to go through intensive education evaluations - or medical clearance - before they're released from a facility. Full Story 
April 11, 2012 – 1,253 views
Everyone gets sad from time to time, but when emotions prevent people from experiencing a normal life, action needs to be taken. Full Story 
April 5, 2012 – 1,409 views
When attempting to alleviate client depression, it is essential you offer your patients as many resources as possible to combat their unfavorable feelings. These five tips may help some people find a way out of their depression. Full Story 
March 29, 2012 – 1,163 views
As a social worker, you'll undoubtedly deal with a number of contentious issues throughout the course of your profession. Full Story 
March 26, 2012 – 1,282 views
Social workers may find that while some of the clients they work with will have easily identifiable mental health conditions, it may be less easy to tell when these individuals have disorders supplementing their obvious issues. Full Story 
March 22, 2012 – 1,166 views
Postpartum mood disorder (PPMD), often referred to as postpartum depression, is one of the major mental health disorders affecting women. Full Story